Martha Plimpton’s A is For Rocks ‘Broadway Acts for Women’ at 54 Below

Martha Plimpton’s A is For Rocks ‘Broadway Acts for Women’ at 54 Below Hosted by Martha Plimpton and her advocacy nonprofit A is For, “Broadway Acts for Women” featured musical theater stars performing karaoke numbers selected by an audience bidding on various prizes. Based on the evening’s rollicking success—raising over $10,000 for the Center for…

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Martha Plimpton on Women’s Rights, Patricia Arquette’s Oscars Speech and Her Dream Karaoke Duet

Martha Plimpton on Women’s Rights, Patricia Arquette’s Oscars Speech and Her Dream Karaoke Duet From Playbill.com: “We’re trying to put a human face on this issue,” Plimpton told Playbill.com about Broadway Acts for Women. “This affects us directly. It shouldn’t just be about controlling women’s sexual lives. This is about people’s lives. I’m incredibly impressed…

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A is For Presents Broadway Acts For Women

CONTACT: Lauren Rankin, A is For, lrankin@aisfor.org Kate Bernyk, Center for Reproductive Rights, kbernyk@reprorights.org A IS FOR PRESENTS ‘BROADWAY ACTS FOR WOMEN’ STAR-STUDDED KARAOKE EVENT Event benefiting the Center for Reproductive Rights to feature Martha Plimpton, Patti LuPone, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, more New York City (4/21/2015)—Reproductive rights advocacy organization A is For is bringing together stars of…

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Clinic Escort Story Series

Are you a volunteer clinic escort who would like to share your story? A is For announces a Clinic Escort Story Series, dedicated to capturing the reality of what patients go through to access safe abortion care in the U.S. We want to hear directly from you about what you observe and experience as you…

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Cookies For Choice

For the entire month of June, Twofish Baking Company of The Sea Ranch, California and Tarts and Flours of Hackensack, NJ are helping to raise funds for A is For with Cookies For Choice! This bi-coastal collaboration is available both in store and online! A percentage of the sales from these cookies will benefit A is…

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A is For Conversations Presents: Ain’t Gonna Le Sigh No More: Black Women and Feminist Culture in the Digital Space

In keeping with A is For’s mission as a unifying forum to spotlight issues regarding women’s reproductive rights, and to set a tone of priority and inclusion as the organization moves into its next stages of development, we are pleased to announce the launch of our A is For Conversations series, which will feature six…

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An Important Message Regarding A is For’s Night of a Thousand Vaginas Benefit for Texas Women

Due to scheduling conflicts, we must regretfully postpone Monday’s benefit at Largo until January. We’re incredibly grateful to those of you who purchased tickets, and Largo will be in touch shortly regarding refunds. A is For is fully committed to helping the women of Texas fight back against the attacks on their reproductive freedoms. Stay…

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A is For August: 31 Days of Unity

In A is For’s Nightly Need to Know blog, we sift through dozens of websites and blogs every evening so that you don’t have to. The news we bring you can be overwhelming. Just when we think things couldn’t possibly get worse, up pops a new bill or piece of legislation that makes us want…

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A is For Asssscat Benefit with Lena Dunham and the UCB

Earlier this year, A is For, in collaboration with the Upright Citizens Brigade, Lena Dunham, Julie Bowen and Busy Phillips, held a bi-coastal benefit to raise awareness of the War on Women. In this video, Lena Dunham and UCB performers Aubra Tayback and Shannon O’Neill discuss how they became involved in the event and the…

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Meet the Peer Leaders of the TORCH Program

NARAL Pro-Choice NY recently presented A is For co-founder Martha Plimpton with their Champion of Choice award. As part of the award luncheon, some of NARAL’s TORCH Program Peer Leaders participated in the making of their own A Is For campaign video. NARAL Pro-Choice NY and the National Institute for Reproductive Health’s Teen Outreach Reproductive…

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